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Automatic process of moving points or features to match or coincide exactly with coordinates of another feature within a specified distance, or tolerance

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Merge/join only the lines which are snapped to vertices in QGIS

I have polygons drawn with AutoCAD as Mline (Multiline type) which are rendered in QGIS as 8 segments for each feature. An example of one selected feature is shown in the picture below: I want to ...
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ST_SnapToGrid takes a long time on

My ultimate goal is to fetch all points from a 4 million record table that fit within a given rectangle and group the results in clusters. All of the queries I have tried up until now take too long. ...
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Snap LineStrings considering direction in QGIS 3

I have 2 projected shape files: Roads (red) and public transit routes (blue): I want to snap the PT routes to the roads, but because of inaccurate marks sometimes the routes are snapped to the wrong ...
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Snapping a polygon layer to another layer automatically

I have two polygon layers in QGIS 3.4: Layer A and Layer B. These two layers have been digitized separately. Some features in these two layers are crossing or not meeting each other in some areas ...
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Snapping geometries to a layer without distortion

I am looking for a plugin / script to snap a polygon layer (A) to a linestring layer (B), the example datasets in image 1. I have tried the 'Snap geometries to layer' tool in QGIS 3.4. This snaps ...
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How to show Vector Layer created by v.clean GRASS tool in QGIS

I have created vector layer using GRASS tool v.snap, which resulted in a vector layer as output. I want to display the vector layer in QGIS. How can i view the vector layer created by snap tool in ...
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Change QGIS Snapping-Utility-Vertex-Marker

I am trying to change the appearance of the QGIS-Vertexmarker that is used when snapping is active and vertex/segment is found where you can snap to. I think i found the code snippet where in the cpp ...
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MODIS Imagery Orthorectification (Open Source)

I am looking for an open source free software/tool for orthorectification/Geometric terrain correction of MODIS imagery. I have looked at ESA (European Space Agency) SNAP but this sensor type is not ...
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Snapping line layer to line layer

I'm working on a project where I need to snap an existing line layer to a different line layer. These lines represent streams and rivers. I'm working within QGIS Maderia 3.4 LTR. I've tried using the ...
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Snap points to nearest line - however limit snapping to polygon the point sits within

I am trying to snap a series of points relative to the nearest line (which i know can be achieved via "Snap geometries to layer", however, i want to restrict snapping to the polygons the points sit ...
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Snap GPS coordinates to closest line, get line ID, generate and execute URL

I have a web map in Portal that has a sidewalk line layer. Using Portal, I plan to collect sidewalk deficiencies using GPS (on a Microsoft Surface/Windows 10 device). I would like to add the ...
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Saga GIS Snap Points to Lines tool doesn't produce required results

I have two sets of data that I'm using. Points extracted from a .csv file and a road network from an ESRI .shp file (both of which I've included here: https://send.firefox.com/download/...
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Using V.clean.snap?

I'm working on creating a road network of pedestrian walkways. Since all data were manually drawn, I'll need to snap the vertices together to form a consistent road network on which I can run routing. ...
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How to switch on snap option in QGIS 2.18 when creating customize polygon

How to switch on snap option in QGIS 2.18 when creating customize polygon as in: class customPoly(QgsMapToolEmitPoint): def __init__(self, iface): self.iface = iface QgsMapToolEmitPoint....
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Removing a 'non-gap' gap from a polygon that straddles +/- 180 longitude; looking for an R-based, code solution

I am working with a set of polygons from here: http://lme.edc.uri.edu/index.php/digital-data. In the artic, there are several polygons that straddle the +/- 180 longitude line. These are single ...
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Activating snapping with PyQGIS?

I would like to construct a map tool application that allows only to add some point features. How do I complete the following code to activate snap mode while editing a layer with PyQGIS 3? from ...
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Available snapping points for advanced digitizing?

In QGIS, the Advanced Digitizing tools have some snapping features that I don't see mentioned in the documentation. We know that we can digitize new segments that are perpendicular or parallel to ...
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Odd output for PostGIS st_snap

I'm trying to snap a line theme to a point theme using PostGIS with a filter so they only snap to records with the same reference number. The query I'm using is as follows (this is a sample of the ...
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ST_Snap doing weird things

Consider the following query: WITH geoms AS( SELECT ST_Buffer(ST_MakePoint(10,10),5,200) as circle, ST_MakeEnvelope(5,5,15,15) as square ) SELECT ST_Snap(square,circle,15) geom FROM ...
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Preventing layer name from snap tip blocking view in ArcGIS Pro?

When I am using ArcGIS Pro 1.2 and I get near a layer, the layer name physically pops up and it blocks my ability to see where the pointer is in relation to the line and its intersection with another ...
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Topology Checking issue in Qgis 2.14.1

I am working on a large data set of Road with snapping tolerance 5px with topological editing option enable. When i am zooming to the snapped vertex with zoom level upto 1:50, its looking snapped or ...
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QGIS Snapping is not aligned with layers

I was trying to draw lines based on hex grid, but snapping give me wrong position of hex corner. As you can see, I used snapping-advanced-25 pixel from hex grid, but it is not aligned hex grid. It ...
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ArcSDE In a version geodatabase, snap tool does not work on a database feature class

I am setting up a series of tasks for technicians to complete. To finish the map template they will be working from, I must snap leak points to gas mains using the snap tool. However, after running ...
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clipping raster changes raster values?

I am working with BIOCLIM temperature/precipitation layers and I have noticed that when I clip the global raster down to a specific region, something happens and the raster value at a specific point ...
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Moving multiple features to snap to nearest edge

I have thousands of long rectangular polygons which I need to align to a specific/nearest edge. The screenshot below demonstrates what I need to achieve: Yellow and white dotted features need to ...
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How can I do multiple snapping of vector layers in QGIS?

I have a network of a transport system that I created from 1970-2013. However, the accuracy is letting me down as I used different snapping settings throughout the process. Is there a plugin or a way ...
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Get Feature that was snapped to in New Snapping Environment

I asked this over at the ESRI forums but lack of activity over there made me post here as well. Does anyone know if there is a way to get the feature that something was just snapped to in the ...
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Merging and snapping shapefiles

I have several large shapefiles from various sources. All cover various sections of oceans and many overlaps, as such the coastline is repeated across the several shapefiles but to varying levels of ...
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How do I add vertices on a segment in QGIS 3.9.? Double-clicking doesn't work

I tried adding vertices to segments of a polygon by double-clicking on the segment, but instead of adding a node, the nearest node was moved to the double-click. Clicking on the cross doesn't work ...
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Snapping to vertices in vector tile layer using ArcGIS Pro?

I am trying to create features in a geodatabase layer using the tracing tool of ArcGIS Pro. I am able to use other shapefile layers in the project for tracing but vector tile layers loaded from the ...
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How to enable tracing in QGIS 3 beyond applications for adding polygon purposes?

I have used the enable tracing feature in QGIS 3 to create new polygons (Add polygon feature), and it works very well. However, i have not been able to use it for other purposes beyond that, for ...
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QGIS 3.X CAD tools not working with snapping on PostgreSQL layers?

If I create a scratch layer in EPSG 32720 CAD Tools are working fine with snapping options. The vertex are highlighted etc. etc. If I use a PostgreSQL layer, same EPSG, the snaping is working, but ...
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Line feature won't stay in place

I'm working on a storm network system and have an issue with a drain line. When I try to snap it to a point, it moves slightly to the right every time. I've checked that there isn't topography for ...
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Nearest point does not intersect line in 'sf' R package

This is a similar question to my recent questions on how to find the nearest point along a polyline and how to split a polyline by an intersecting point using only the sf package. My question has ...
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Not snapping to Guides in ArcGIS Pro?

I have a layout created with (layout)snapping on and set to snap to guides only. I have a series of rectangles for my title block. Depending on the information within the rectangles, I may need to ...
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Snapping an annotation feature class (anno class)

Is there any work around for being able to snap an annotation feature class (non-simple feature type) to the vertex points of another layer en masse? Similar to how the 'Editing toolbox > snap' tool ...
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Move node feature and snap to node of other layer

This seems like I'm missing something obvious - I have a layer with node features that I need to update the position of by referencing another node layer. Should be a simple move and snap-to ...
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Snapping Elements in Layout to Neatlines using ArcGIS Desktop?

I was wondering if there is a way to snap the center of an element to a neatline using ArcGIS 10? For example I have a neatline running down the center of the map in layout view and I want the ...
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Cancel/pause a Geoprocessing Task without rolling back?

I have a Snap Geoprocessing task that is for about 57,000 points to lines. The issue is I need to restart the VM it is running on. I have no idea how long it is going to run as it has been going for ...
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Vector topology cleaning of shapefiles not showing cleaned results QGIS(2.8.6) and GRASS

I tried to do some topology cleaning with GRASS v.clean (snap tool)but the cleaned result is not showing. Using the break tool works But for some reason i have not been able to run the snap tool and ...
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Snapping coordinates/points across different layers in QGIS

I'm referring to the plugin that was Numerical Vertex Edit where it selected the nearest point in one layer and allowed for a copy and paste to another layer's any given point to match its coordinates....
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qgis snaps to outside instead of boundary

I have polygon layers that I need to be covered by other polygon layers, and many of my inner layers have a vertex on the border of an outer layer or in some cases they share an edge. Both ST_Covers ...
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Activating new Snapping feature in ArcGIS Engine while editing features and vertices?

I'm working on new Snapping Capability of ArcGIS Engine. I want to use snapping capability using ISnappingEnvironment class while users are editing a feature or moving vertices. I tried IPointSnapper....
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How to set snapping specification in web map feature layer (arcgis)?

I need to set snapping to snap just to polygon vertex (by default it snaps to polygon vertex and edges). In this example and according to this, the map.enableSnapping() function should return an ...
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Create Right of Way from Street Centerline file

I have a project where I would like to take all of the right of way areas in a county and categorize them based on type/ownership (state right of way vs. county vs. private and maintenance ...
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How to stop QGIS auto snapping new poly lines as they are being created?

Im creating a polyline based data set which involves digistising around a large amount of street outlines. Is there a way to stop QGIS from auto snapping the new polyline section to a straight ahead ...
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Matching/snapping two shapefiles using node and snapping tools

I am trying to edit my shapefiles through QGIS 2.6.1 Brighton. I used the node tools to snap the necessary nodes to eliminate spaces between two shapefiles. However, while doing it I noticed that an ...
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Alternative to Snap (Editing) in QGIS/MapInfo?

Is there any alternative to Snap (Editing) in either QGIS or MapInfo (user-made tools), or another way to do this in ArcGIS without an advanced license?
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how to avoid Intersection of polygons via python code

i am using QGIS 1.8 and i can set the check box in Setting\Snapping Options "Snapping and Digitizing " dialog to avoid polygon intersections and enable topological editing but i am looking for a way ...
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Snapping Manager

We are using ArcGis js API version 3.12 and 3.5. and we are trying to use the snappingManager object. We can only snap to recently drawn objects and can't snap to all the layers. We have just once ...